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ISRAEL has set up a military cyber command to wage a computer war against Iran as senior officers become increasingly concerned that a conventional attack on Tehrans nuclear sites could end in failure.
The new cyber command will report directly to Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu who has placed the program at the heart of Israel’s defense capability, UK newspaper The Sunday Times reported.
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Originally posted by OwenGP185
I would much rather a "cyber war" then tradition war.
“Israel has two principal targets in Iran’s cyberspace,” said a defense source with close knowledge of the cyber war preparations.
“The first is its military nuclear program and its military establishment. The second is Iran’s civil infrastructure. Attacking both, we hope, will cripple the entire country’s cyberspace.”
Originally posted by Romekje
So, according to the definitions of the USA Israël and Iran are officially in a hot war now?
I guess it depends on how this develops but the ball is definately rolling.
Originally posted by LaTouffe
Today, we can now wage war and win it without just one canon's shot. A keybord is sufficient.edit on 11/04/11 by LaTouffe because: (no reason given)